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Only robots make phone calls now.



I think this is an underrated comment. I think 99% of my phone calls now are robo-calls or organizations I've done some transaction with calling. Very few (1% or less) of my phone calls are like friends and family--other mediums just took those over completely.


In the grim future, you'll have a bot that can talk to your family and friends, like this with text to speech, using your voice:

https://www.theverge.com/a/luka-artificial-intelligence-memo...


I completely agree but the consideration is your phone is dead and you need to get ahold of someone. You should be able to easily memorize some way to contact emergency contacts IMO.




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